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18-09-17 MAG hails Home Office anti-moped crime talks ‘a promising start’
MAG welcomed the first meeting dedicated to dealing with the current moped-related crime epidemic as a promising start towards finding a multi-agency solution to an escalating problem.
 
08-09-17 MAG supports anti-bike crime demo: Saturday, 9th Sept, 2017
he Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) in London is calling on all riders to back the movement’s strong demand for action against the crime wave affecting both motorcycle riders and the general public. Tim Fawthrop, MAG’s spokesman in London, is issuing a call-to-arms over the crime wave affecting riders in the capital and beyond which has directly harmed the motorcycling community – especially in recent months.
 
20-08-17 Blackpool revs up for Biker event
MAG is pleased to be supporting a brand new family festival inside the Blackpool Winter Gardens celebrating the best of biking and MAG members will receive a 20% discount on entry !
 
04-08-17 MAG's Position Statement regarding Motorcycle Crime
MAG has issued a position statement regarding Motorcycle Crime which can be found by following the link
 
01-08-17 MAG calls for witnesses to MP attack by ‘yobs, not bikers’
MAG is appealing for anyone who witnessed the attack on Labour MP Steve McCabe in Birmingham to come forward with information ‘for the sake of justice and the reputation of biking.’
 
27-07-17 MAG calls for a comprehensive approach to crime against bikers
 
20-07-17 It’s official: Motorcycles Matter in London
The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) broadly welcomes the Mayor's draft Transport Strategy as it includes better recognition of the positive role of motorcycling than any previous strategy proposals. MAG is also pleased that key recommendations from the GLA's 'Easy Rider' report are being adopted in the strategy as they reflect various aspects of input to the project by MAG.
 
20-07-17 MAG commends tough sentencing of hooligans who abused motorcycles in Leeds
The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) has applauded the stiff sentences handed out to the organisers of and participants in acts of hooliganism in Leeds and elsewhere on Halloween in 2016.
 
07-07-17 MAG praises council for getting a grip on manhole covers
The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) has applauded Cumbria County Council for taking the decision to deal actively with the dangers presented by metal manhole covers to those riding motorcycles and scooters.
 
05-07-17 Safer bikers in Wales
The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) is pleased to note that the number of bikers killed or seriously injured (KSI) has fallen.
 
29-06-17 MAG submits case for user charge exemption for all motorbikes
The Motorcycle Action Group (MAG) has responded on behalf of London’s 200,000 every day riders to defend an exemption from user charging of bikes in the Ultra Low Emissions Zone (ULEZ).
 
17-06-17 Enjoy your commute – bike it!
MAG is calling on all riders to take their bike to the office during Ride to Work Week (19th to 25th June 2017).
 
16-06-17 MAG seeks Directors and Trustees
MAG is seeking to fill several vacancies for Directors and Trustees at this year’s Annual Conference. MAG’s Annual Group Conference will take place on Saturday 30th September 2017 in Cambridgeshire (full details to follow).
 
08-06-17 Last chance to pre-book tickets as MAG revs up for a party with a purpose at stately home
MAG is gearing up for its annual Farmyard Party, one of several key fund-raising events that take place during the year.
 
06-06-17 MAG’s West Midlands region highlighting motorcycle theft problem
MAG continues to raise awareness of the issue of motorcycle theft with an event aimed at helping riders to protect their machines.
 
25-05-17 MAG completes case against tunnel user-charges for riders
MAG has put in its final submissions to the Silvertown Tunnel consultation to make the case against charging riders for using the proposed new crossing.
 
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